Amazon-backed firm Infinium to power its trucking fleet with electrofuels

It is expected to help reduce carbon emissions for roughly five million miles of travel per year

E-commerce tracking firm Route debuts carbon-neutral shipping initiative

It aims to help neturalise harmful emissions caused by the shipping industry

Vattenfall charges ahead to help Instabox deliver fossil-free parcels

It is providing the charging infrastructure for Instabox’s fleet of EVs, operating around 400 charging points on the last-mile delivery company’s terminals in Sweden, Denmark and the Netherlands by the end of 2022

Alibaba to become carbon-neutral by 2030

It has set science-based targets to achieve this

eBay’s 2030 emissions reduction goal approved by Science Based Targets initiative

It aims to reduce its Scope 1 and 2 emissions by 90% over the next decade

Southern Company completes spin-off of carbon offset start-up

Using inputs from an organisation’s existing data, the platform calculates the amount of carbon emitted and purchases the appropriate amount of carbon offsets to neutralise the emissions

EcoCart raises $3m to enable carbon neutral online shopping

Its algorithm uses the unique characteristics of each order, including the materials used to manufacture the item, shipping distance and package weight to estimate the emissions created from that order

Online retailer helps Italian Red Cross out with fleet of EVs

The volunteered vehicles will support the delivery of food and essential supplies to the elderly and other socially isolated local communities

OVO Energy poaches Tesco exec as retail CEO

The supplier serves more than 850,000 retail energy customers in the UK